Judging Criteria & FAQs
ANZ dream deliveries are selected by a panel of judges who take the following into consideration when selecting recipients:
- Information provided: Your application must clearly outline what you, your team, school, club or community’s big netball dream is and explain why you’re a worthy recipient for an ANZ dream delivery. Highlighting exactly why you, your team, school, club or community deserve a dream delivery helps judges assess the merit of your application.
- Impact: The judges are looking for applications where the delivery will have a lasting impact or legacy within a community, school or team or to an individual, fan or player.
- Supporting material: Including images and videos in your application is advised in support of your entry. Making the effort to tell your story and explain why you deserve a dream delivery demonstrates your enthusiasm and commitment to making it come true.
ANZ dream deliveries - Frequently Asked Questions
Q: Who can apply for a dream delivery?
A: ANZ dream deliveries is open to all schools, netball clubs and centres, social teams, players and fans within New Zealand. Applicants must be New Zealand residents.
Q: How do I apply for a dream delivery?
A: To apply for a dream delivery you need to submit an online application at anz.co.nz/dreambig
Q: How many dream deliveries will be awarded?
A: ANZ will be awarding multiple dream deliveries across New Zealand. The number will depend on the quantity and quality of applications received.
Q: Do the dreams need to be netball related?
Q: When can I apply for a dream delivery?
A: You can apply for a dream delivery between Monday 6th March and Wednesday 28th June 2017.
Q: What types of dreams can I apply for?
A: There are no restrictions on the types of dreams you can apply for. It could be big or small, benefit your entire community or just your family. A dream delivery could be an extreme makeover for your centre or even just some new gear for your team. Think big and we may just make your netball dreams come true.
Q: How are the dream deliveries selected?
A: Dream deliveries are chosen by a panel of judges. The judges take a number of criteria into consideration when selecting a dream. You can read the judging criteria here.
Q: When will dream deliveries be delivered?
A: Dream deliveries will be awarded from May 2017 through to October 2017.
Q: Can I put in more than one application?
A: The judges will only consider one application per team/club/centre/school/individual. Multiple applications by the same applicant will be dismissed.
Q: Is ANZ still running the ANZ Netball Grant Scheme?
A: The ANZ Netball Grant Scheme has been replaced by ANZ dream deliveries.
Q: Is there a price limit for a dream delivery?
A: The aim of dream deliveries is to make netball dreams for New Zealanders come true. There’s no specific price limit on individual dream deliveries so we encourage you to dream big.
Q: What information do the judges want to know?
A: The judges want to know how you or your team/club/centre/school will benefit from having your dream delivered and/or why you feel you or your team/club/centre/school deserves one. It is also helpful to include any relevant information to support your application, such as your age, town/city and the level you play at. Entries need to be 500 words or less.
Q: How do I increase the chances of my dream delivery being selected?
A: Demonstrate how your dream will impact others, or will have a lasting personal impact.
Q: I received an ANZ Netball Grant last year. Can I apply for a dream delivery this year?
A: We encourage you to still apply, however priority will be given to those who have not received a grant or dream through the ANZ Netball Grant Scheme in the last two years.
Q: How will I know my application was received?
A: You will receive an automatic email to confirm your application has been successfully uploaded. All applications which are eligible for consideration for a contribution will be published on the ANZ Courtside website.
Q: Will I be notified if my application isn’t successful?
A: No, you will only be notified if your dream was successful.
Q: How old do you have to be to apply for a dream delivery?
A: There is no age restriction for dream applicants. However, applicants under the age of 18 will need to provide contact details for a parent or guardian.
Q: Who can I contact if I have questions about ANZ dream deliveries or the application process?
A: If you have any further questions, please contact us here
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